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Variations on Du Fu’s To the Snow

We have been looking a ‘translating’ ¬†some of the great Chinese Poets again this term and this is one of my examples from this year. I would emphasise that we were not looking to faithfully translate but to provide variations … Continue reading

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Variations on Li Bai

One of the exercises the students have been given in the past is take the characters of poems by the poet Li Bai and to write their own variations upon the meanings.For those that cannot read Chinese they are given … Continue reading

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